Bridge the Righteousness Gap

We cannot boast about our own actions or good deeds or the balance of the scales when Jesus is involved. Jesus is the perfect sacrifice for our sin. If we boast in the flesh based on our goodness, we take away from the gift of God in Jesus. He covered us all… Continue reading

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Bad News Good News

Do not lose touch with the truth that even though you turned away from God, Jesus offered you grace freely. That truth will propel your faith and your extension of grace to others. Jesus is God’s solution. Jesus is the Good News! Continue reading

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The Gospel: For Me First

When I tell you that God sent Jesus to die for the sins you commit against God, I willingly tell you that I need God’s forgiveness and I need Jesus’ sacrifice for me and my sins. I apply the gospel to myself and not just for my past, but also for my present. I need Jesus… Continue reading

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Self-Centric God-Centric

When we choose to reject God and his way, we find meaning and purpose and worship in created things – even things we create. We dance with the devil as our attitude shifts from surrender to self. Today we are who are self-centric are challenged to be God-centric… Continue reading

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The Centre

We are called by God into belonging to Jesus. We are set apart for his gospel. We live in a world today in which the clay wants to tell the potter what’s what, and the prevailing worldview contradicts God’s planning since before creation to centre us on Jesus… Continue reading

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Sovereign and Surrender

God wants us to turn toward him in faith and trust when we face trouble. Would you turn toward God in your situation and consider surrendering it to him? I know. You want the answer without the surrender. That’s not how it works under the sovereignty of God… Continue reading

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Justified Judge

Confession and contrition should be a regular and typical posture for each of us. Abandon self-righteousness and take on the contrite heart of a sinner saved by grace. Truth is, most of us say, let God judge. Just judge someone else and don’t tell me I’m wrong…
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